Lourdes Mobile Mammography will be returning to the Ithaca Free Clinic on Wednesday, September 13 and November 8 from 1 pm to 7 pm.
We are certainly looking forward to their return. We wanted to make you all aware of what to expect upon the Mobile Van's return due to the current pandemic. Please note:
*ANYONE WHO ACCESSES THE VAN WILL BE SCREENED PRIOR TO VAN ENTRY.
*ANYONE WHO ENTERS THE VAN MUST HAVE A MASK PRIOR TO VAN ENTRY AND THE MASK MUST BE PROPERLY WORN AT ALL TIMES.
*LIMIT ONE PATIENT ON THE VAN AT ALL TIMES. NO EXCEPTIONS.
You do not have to be a Lourdes patient.
Your results can be sent to the health care provider of your choice.
We welcome insured and uninsured women.
No referral needed.
The Mobile Van Wheel Chair Accessible.
You can schedule your cancer screening appointment today by calling (607) 798-5723. Walk-on individuals welcome the day of the event, though it is strongly suggested that you call ahead and make an appointment. To find out if you are eligible for low or no-cost screenings, call the Cancer Services Program at 1-833-837-4931.
Don't miss this opportunity to visit the Lourdes Mobile Mammography Van at the Ithaca Free Clinic, located at 521 West Seneca Street, Ithaca, NY 14850
You are eligible to use the van for breast screening if:
You are age 40 or older;
You have no current breast problems or symptoms;
You have no history of breast surgery;
You had a biopsy over 1 year ago with benign results and no further problems.
For additional information and to learn how you can bring the Mobile Mammography van to your business or organization's location, visit: www.LOURDES.com.
Cancer screening saves lives!
Please pass this message on to your family, friends, and neighbors who you know can take advantage of this opportunity.
This project is supported with funds from Health Research, Inc. and the New York State Department of Health.